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Posted on: July 27, 2021

Clarke County School District Requiring Masks for All on CCSD Property

Clarke County School District

FROM SUPERINTENDENT DR. XERNONA J. THOMAS

July 26, 2021

In one week, we will welcome back nearly 12,500 students to our 21 schools. We are excited about what this year will bring, and in preparation, we are communicating some important changes to our COVID-...

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Clarke County School District Website Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: July 21, 2021

19th Declaration of Local Emergency Continues to Suspend Some Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance Sections

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - Mayor & Commission

The Mayor and Commission approved a 19th declaration of a local state of emergency at their Special Called Session on July 20, 2021. The declaration is in effect through August 3, 2021 unless extended, rescinded, superseded, or altered by the Mayor and Co...

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Full 19th Declaration of a Local Emergency Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: June 29, 2021

Community Partnerships and COVID-19 Vaccines

Georgia Department of Health Logo

Athens, GA – The Northeast Health District of the Georgia Department of Public Health has launched extensive COVID-19 vaccination outreach efforts, with a focus on mobile vaccination clinics. The goal of these mobile clinics is to overcome barri...

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Mobile Clinic Vaccine Events (NE Health District) Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: June 24, 2021

CDC Extends Temporary Halt on Residential Evictions Through July 31, 2021

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky has signed an extension to the eviction moratorium further preventing the eviction of tenants who are unable to make rental payments. The moratorium that was scheduled to expire on June 30, 2021 is now extended through J...

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CDC: Temporary Halt on Residential Evictions Page Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Georgians 12+ Eligible for COVID Vaccine

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia eligibility is open for everyone 12 years of age and older for the COVID vaccine. 

Note: Pfizer is the only COVID vaccine currently authorized for children aged 12-17.

On Thursday, May 12, 2021 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

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GA DPH Vaccine Information & Locator Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: April 5, 2021

Georgia Department of Community Affairs Rental Assistance Program

Georgia Department of Community Affairs Announces Rental Assistance Program

The State of Georgia received $552 million from U.S. Treasury's Federal Emergency Rental Assistance Program to provide relief to individuals, families, and landlords whose finances have been negatively impacted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The G...

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Georgia Rental Assistance Program information Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: July 15, 2020

Second Standing Order for Court Procedures During COVID-19 Judicial Emergency

Standing Order for Court Procedures During COVID-19 Judicial Emergency

In accordance with the Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency entered on July 12, 2020, by the Supreme Court of Georgia, the Judges of the Juvenile, Magistrate, Municipal, Probate, State, and Superior Courts of the Western Judi...

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Second Standing Order (PDF) Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates